4.43 from 7 votes

Tangy Carolina Barbecue Sauce

Prep Time
2 mins
Cook Time
3 mins
Total Time
5 mins
Servings: 16 servings
Course: Condiment
Cuisine: American
Keyword: grilling recipes, summer recipes, weeknight dinner recipes
Calories: 51 kcal

This North Carolina BBQ Sauce recipe is tangy and full of flavor! We love slathering it on pulled pork or grilled chicken. You won't be able to get enough of this barbecue sauce recipe.


  • 1 cup apple cider vinegar
  • 1 cup ketchup
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 1/3 cup yellow mustard
  • 1 tablespoons onion powder
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • Dash of Worcestershire sauce


  1. Dump everything into a medium saucepan set to low heat. Whisk together to combine. Increase heat to high and bring to a boil.
  2. Boil, stirring often, for 5 minutes or until the sauce has reduced by 1/3.
  3. Remove from the heat and store in a one pint mason jar in the fridge for up to 2 weeks.
Nutrition Facts
Tangy Carolina Barbecue Sauce
Amount Per Serving
Calories 51
% Daily Value*
Sodium 234mg10%
Potassium 81mg2%
Carbohydrates 11g4%
Sugar 10g11%
Vitamin A 90IU2%
Vitamin C 0.8mg1%
Calcium 14mg1%
Iron 0.2mg1%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

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